Men put final touches on a containment tank to funnel the Assi river several kilometers south of Varanasi to clean it before it is reused as water to irrigate fields.
Cameramen get into place as a hindu priest prepares to perform worship at the Ganges in Varanasi.
Reporters take photographs at the Budhava Mangal program on the Ganges river in Varanasi.
People move into place a new electricity wire for the city of Varanasi.
Some people have already started playing with colors several days before the Holi celebration.
A shop owner in Varanasi decorates his shop with world cup cricket advertising.
People record mp3 music at a makeshift shop at Dashashwamedh in Varanasi.